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The Seattle Seahawks are sending backup quarterback Tarvaris Jackson to the Buffalo Bills in a trade, according to Ian Rapoport of NFL Network. Terms of the deal are not available yet and neither team has confirmed the trade.
In six seasons, Tarvaris Jackson has amassed 7,075 yards through the air on 625 completions and 1,053 attempts (59.4 completion percentage) with 38 touchdowns to 35 interceptions and picked up 643 yards with five scores on the ground in 51 games (34 starts). Last season, Jackson, 29, started 14 games for the Seahawks.
He didn’t blow anyone away, but he didn’t really disappoint that much, either. The 6-2, 225-pound signal-caller completed 271 of 450 passes (60.2 completion percentage) for 3,091 yards with 14 touchdowns to 13 interceptions in 2011.
It became inevitable that Jackson’s days were numbered in Seattle when rookie Russell Wilson emerged as the team’s most exciting passer and presumable Week 1 starter this September after outperforming $19 million ma...
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A person familiar with the discussions says the Buffalo Bills have reached an agreement with quarterback Tarvaris Jackson.
Jackson's arrival in Buffalo completes a trade with the Seattle Seahawks.
The person said a deal to restructure the final year of Jackson's contract was reached early Monday and that the quarterback was already traveling to Buffalo. The person spoke...
Tarvaris Jackson is headed to Buffalo.
According to a report from NFL.com’s Ian Rapoport, the Seattle Seahawks have come to an agreement with the Bills to deal their starting quarterback in 2011 in return for what is currently undisclosed.
Breaking: The #Seahawks will trade QB Tarvaris Jackson to the #Bills, two sources tell me. Finalized soon. Terms not yet available
— Ian Rapoport...
ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) -- A person familiar with the discussions says the Buffalo Bills have reached an agreement with quarterback Tarvaris Jackson. Jackson's arrival in Buffalo completes a trade with the Seattle Seahawks. The person said a deal to restructure the final year of Jackson's contract was reached early Monday and that the quarterback was already traveling to...
The Eagles started the preseason as a favorite to win the NFC East. Sadly, their success is contingent upon Michael Vick's performance.The mobile quarterback can't seem to stay on the field. Vick left both of the Eagles' preseason games so far with injuries, a serious concern if the Eagles expect him to start all 16 games.Rookie quarterback Nick Foles looks decent and...
After acquiring Tavaris Jackson on Sunday, the Buffalo Bills decided to release Vince Young.
Young was signed by the Bills in the offseason after backing up Michael Vick with the Philadelphia Eagles in 2011. He had the edge to win the No. 2 job until his recent struggle in a 38-7 loss to the Pittsburgh Steelers on Saturday. Young threw two interceptions, one coming on his first pass...
With the first round of roster cuts looming for all NFL teams later this afternoon, the Buffalo Bills appear to be adding a player to their roster. Several outlets are reporting this evening that the Bills will acquire Seattle Seahawks QB Tarvaris Jackson. Does this move spell the end of Vince Young in Buffalo? The Bills currently have three quarterbacks on their roster as Young...
Vince Young time’s up with the Buffalo Bills. The QB announced this morning on Twitter that he had been cut – ironically with a tweet that sounds eerily similar to Terrell Owens tweet from Sunday. “I want to thank the Bills organization for the opportunity and wish the organization and my teammates good luck this [...]
ESPN’s Adam Schefter doesn’t believe it’s going to be easy for quarterback Vince Young to get another gig in the NFL after being released by the Bills today.
“Not very good. … It’s gonna be difficult for him to find work,” said Schefter via Evan Silva.
Young has rapidly regressed as an NFL quarterback and I really believe there’s a good chance that his career is...
SEATTLE-After a phenomenal preseason run, the Seahawks have stepped up and named Russell Wilson as their starting quarterback for the immediate future.
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Quarterback Tyler Thigpen will get a majority of the playing time in the Buffalo Bills' preseason finale.
It is Thigpen's final shot to win the backup job, and the newly acquired Tarvaris Jackson will take over in the fourth quarter of Buffalo's game at Detroit on Thursday.
Jackson will be judged on his potential as well, coach Chan Gailey said Tuesday. Buffalo acquired...
Vince Young (QB)--released by Buffalo.
Young was the most high profile veteran released on Monday as clubs began roster cuts. The Bills released Young after they picked up QB Tavaris Jackson who was released by Seattle.
Mike Wallace (WR)--expected to report to camp on Tuesday.
Late reports Monday indicate Wallace will finally report to Steelers training camp on Tuesday and...